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Welcome New Students

RebelCard vs. ACE

In order to check out books, use library computers, and take advantage of all the library has to offer, you'll need both a RebelCard and an ACE account. Learn the difference (.pdf)

Activating Accounts

Maps and Locations

Finding Books and Articles (tutorials)

Information and Help

Registration and Tuition

Other Helpful Links


Activating Accounts

  • Q: How do I get a student ID Card (Rebel Card)?
    A:
    At least 36 hours after registering for classes, go to the RebelCard Services Center in room 160 of the Student Union. Don't forget to activate your RebelCash while you are there.
  • Q: How do I check out books?
    A:
    Register your student ID to use as a library card. You can do this in person at the Circulation Desk in Lied Library or at the main desk in the Architecture Studies Library, Curriculum Materials Library, or Music Library
  • Q: How do I log on to library computers?
    A:
     Your ACE account credentials will allow you to log on to library computers.  If you haven't created your ACE account already, you can do so at Lied Library or any campus computer lab.
  • Q: How do I log on to campus computers?
    A:
     Your ACE account credentials will allow you to log on to campus computers too.  If you haven't created your ACE account already, you can do so at Lied Library or any campus computer lab.
  • Q: How do I get a RebelMail account (campus e-mail account)?
    A:
    You can activate your account online at http://rebelmail.unlv.edu/activate_account.html
  • Q: How do I add money to my RebelCard (RebelCash)
    A:
    If you are a new student your RebelCard will automatically be activated for RebelCash. RebelCash allows you to add money to your card for purchases throughout campus. In the library you need to use RebelCash to purchase copies and printouts. RebelCash can also be used to pay library fines, purchase food on campus, purchase items at the UNLV Bookstore, and even at some locations off campus. You can add money to your card using cash in a Value Transfer Station (VTS) or you can add money via credit card online.
  • Q: How do I activate my WebCampus account?
    A:
    See https://webcampus.unlv.edu/webapps/portal/frameset.jsp for instructions.
  • Q: How do I access library resources from home?
    A:
    Students, faculty, staff and others affiliated with UNLV have access to most library resources from home. If you meet the requirements you will be able to access the databases by using your ACE account or entering your your barcode and Library PIN when prompted.

Maps and Locations

Finding Books and Articles

Information and Help

Registration and Tuition

  • Q: Can I register for classes using the Libraries' computers?
    A:
    Registration can be done online. In Lied Library at the beginning of each semester a group of computers are available for students who need to register for classes. These computers are located in front of the Research Assistance Desk on the first floor and do not require students to logon.
  • Q: Where do I pay my tuition?
    A:
    Tuition can be paid online. Tuition can also be dropped off at:
    • The Cashier's Office in SSC A 136
    • The 24 hour dropbox outside the Cashier's Office
    • The 24 hour dropbox outside the ticket booth of the small parking lot on the corner of Harmon & Maryland Parkway in front of the Richard Tam Alumni Center